Tag Archives: #St Stephen’s Green

Names – Characters You’ll Meet…

So, where will you meet these characters?? Maybe on Blood Stoney Road? Maybe you’ll meet Oscar in Merrion Square… perched on his rock, surveying the passers-by. (Sorry, not the best photo I have but can’t find the others! Happens when … Continue reading

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Transport…

I was in the process of putting together another post for today when Ailsa’s weekly travel theme arrived. Transport. Sorry… I pushed the other post away and jumped at this challenge. Just a few seconds for me to recall all … Continue reading

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Street Harmony!

Ailsa’s theme this week is harmony. The good lady’s first photo is of a harp player busking on a Dublin street. That got me thinking… I have also posted a photo of the selfsame lady in the past. So, Ailsa … Continue reading

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April A to Z – Y is for Yellow!!

So… the second last day of the challenge arrives. Why don’t we wind down on a bright note? Why don’t we celebrate spring and summer and the joys of bright, bold yellow? As I’ve been having field days with galleries … Continue reading

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Dublin Alphabet – F for Fusiliers Arch

As a South African with a very real interest in history this structure in the heart of Dublin has special meaning. The Arch was erected to commemorate the Fusiliers who fought on the side of the Brits in the Second … Continue reading

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Red!

Don’t you just love vivid reds? No… not the types you used to get in the bad old USSR! Well… come to think of it… you may have got these there as well but they would have been substantially less … Continue reading

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Blue Days?

I’m sure you’ll agree with me when I say we are occasionally struck by blue Monday syndrome so why not have the odd blue Friday as well? Especially when the blue is so pretty! Blue poppies spotted in St Stephens … Continue reading

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Now Here’s a Thing!

We’ve had such a poor lead in to summer that when the sun eventually made a long anticipated appearance it had quite an effect! Seems it got the better of some of the more fragile blossoms and blooms. Oh well, … Continue reading

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